NBAA Pleased With Rosenker Confirmation as NTSB Chair

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WASHINGTON, DC, August 7, 2006 – National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today signaled his approval of the appointment of Mark Rosenker as chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

“Mark Rosenker has proven himself to be a very capable and knowledgeable acting chairman of the NTSB, and NBAA is pleased that the Senate has given its support for him to serve as chairman of the Board,” said NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen. “Mark has a very solid understanding of the business aviation community, and we look forward to working with him.”

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